Enjoy making people look good? A career in cosmetology lets you express your creativity & nurture your desire to serve others.
The cosmetology profession has a continuous need for well-trained hair, skin and nail specialists. Jobs in the cosmetic industry include not only those in customer care, but also those in the merchandising, scientific and editorial fields.
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Cosmetology is a one-year postsecondary vocational certificate program which consists of 1,200 contact hours. Courses in fundamental skills, theory and techniques, sales, public relations and salon management help to prepare students to take the State Board Licensing Examination. EFSC students have a pass rate of close to 95 percent. Cosmetology students also learn fundamentals in nails and skin care. If you would like to specialize in Nails and/or Facial-Skin Care, we offer custom programs in those specialties that are only one semester.